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James Burr


Mr. Burr, who is based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a Managing Director at The Carlyle Group. He joined Carlyle in 2008 and has been deeply involved with the firm’s financial services portfolio, serving on the boards of Edgewood Partners Holdings, LLC, PIB Limited, Barbon Insurance Group, Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. and JenCap Insurance Solutions, among other companies.

Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Burr worked at Wachovia Bank, where he served in several senior positions, including Corporate Treasurer (a position he held from 2006 to 2008), in which he was responsible for activities relating to funding, investment of the bank’s $250 billion portfolio, risk transference, balance sheet management, liquidity and capital usage. Mr. Burr began his career at Ernst & Young, where he was a CPA focused on banking and computer audit issues.

Mr. Burr earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Appalachian State University. He was a CPA in the state of North Carolina from 1994 to 2007.







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